For the third day in a row, Mumbai city on Monday reported new COVID-19 cases below 6,000. With the addition of 3,876 new cases, the total number of COVID cases in the maximum city has increased to 6,31,527. However, 70 people succumbed to the deadly virus. On a positive note, 9,150 people have been discharged from hospitals post-recovery. At present, there are 70,373 active cases in the city. Thane city too reported a drop in new COVID-19 cases with 698 people testing positive. In another development, Maharashtra crossed a milestone after it vaccinated over 5 lakh people in a day. The Chief Minister’s office also said that soon, the mark of 1.5 crore citizens vaccinated will be achieved.
THE TIMES OF INDIA | Apr 27, 2021, 11:42:30 IST